Rafael Furcal strolled into camp this week with a clean bill of health and a positive outlook on the 2013 season. Now the Cardinals just have to find a way to keep their valuable shortstop healthy.
Third-base coach Jose Oquendo was partway through his infield instruction on Friday morning when he signaled for shortstop Rafael Furcal to join him.
St. Louis Official Site
Having avoided surgery for the torn ligament in his right elbow, Cardinals shortstop Rafael Furcal took the field today and participated in some brief infield drills during a rain-shortened Cardinals workout.